Privacy Policy

What Personal Información Do We Keep and Why Do We Keep It?

When visitors leave post on our platform, we save all data from those forms, along with the IP address of the visitor and the chain of user agents of the browser in order to be able to detect spam.


If you upload images from the web, you should avoid uploading images that excludes location data (GPS EXIF). Visitors can download and extract any location data from uploaded images.


If you leave a post on our platform by registering you can choose to save your name, email address, and navigator on cookies. This is for your own comfort, so that you do not have to fill out all your information each time you leave a comment. These cookies will be saved for up to a year.

If you have an account and connect to our platform, we will install temporary cookies in order to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain any personal details and will be eliminated the moment you close your browser.

When you access our platform, we will also install various cookies in order to save your access information (these cookies will last two days) and your screen visualization options (these cookies will last one year). If you select the (Remember me) option, your access will last two weeks. If you log out of your account, the access cookies will be erased.

If you edit or publish an entry, an additional cookie will be saved on your browser. This cookie does not include any personal information and simply indicates the ID of the article you edited. This cookie lasts 1 day.

Embedded Content from other Websites

Articles in this platform can include embedded content (for example, videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behave in exactly the same manner as if the visitor had visited the other website.

This platform can collect data about you, use cookies, embed an additional third-party follow-up, and supervise your interaction with the embedded content. If you have an account and are connected to the web, this may include following your interaction with the embedded content

How long do we save your information?

When users register to our website, we also store all personal information that you provide in your user profile. All users can see, edit, or eliminate their personal information at any time (except for their user name). Website administrators can also see and edit this information.

What Rights do you have over your Data?

If you have an account or you have left a comment on this platform, you can ask us for an exportation archive of all personal information about you we have stored. This includes all information you have given us. You can also ask us to eliminate any personal data we have saved from your profile and posts. This does not include information we are required to store for administrative, legal, or safety purposes.

Where do we send your information?

Comments by visitors may be inspected by a spam-detection tool.

Data Disclosure Regulations and Requirements.

Once a story is voluntarily submitted to publishing by each user, the Untold Story team may make use of that story, including any images, video, audio, and other components, in associated outputs in various media and formats (e.g. in collaborations with museums, documentary makers, print-on-demand books, etc). All such projects will be not-for-profit and will attribute the authorship of the story (username) when one exists. We will contact and ask permission from users, when possible, before using any material. The Archive is covered under the Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC 3.0).